Connecting the church in mission
The General Board of Global Ministries is the worldwide mission, relief and development agency of The United Methodist Church, working with partners and churches in more than 115 countries to equip and transform people and places for God’s mission.
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News and Statements
- After a year in service, 7 US missionaries officially commissionedAlthough COVID-19 prevented an official commissioning in 2020, missionaries have remained creatively engaged in ministry and were commissioned at small, in-person services in their host annual conferences this spring.
- Fall 2021 Mission Volunteer trainingThree-day trainings, offered in September and December, will prepare those accepted into the Mission Volunteers program for long-term service in the U.S. and around the world.
- Global Ministries awards grants to help United Methodist churches aid local refugees and migrants in their communitiesMustard Seed Migration Grants continue UMCOR’s 80-Year tradition of welcoming the stranger.
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Global Ministries partners with agencies and individuals to alleviate human suffering; seek justice, freedom and peace; strengthen congregations and communities; and make disciples of Jesus Christ.
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